Board of Directors

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Li Tao

Chairman

Mr. Li Tao is Senior Vice President and Co-Chief Investment Officer of Fosun International; Chairman of Fosun Insurance, Chairman of Fosun Health Insurance and Health Management Group.

Prior to joining Fosun in 2017, Mr. Li held the role of Chief Financial Officer at China Taiping Insurance Group, as well as managing, in turn, the corporate actuarial and investment lines and overseas insurance business. Mr. Li is a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA).


Franz Josef Hahn

Vice Chairman

Mr. Franz Josef Hahn is the Chief Executive Officer of Peak Re. With over 30 years of reinsurance industry experience, Mr. Hahn has successfully helped to build and shape the reinsurance business in the Greater China and Asia Pacific regions. He has held senior management positions in several leading reinsurance companies and has acquired extensive strategic business advisory experience across the globe.

Mr. Hahn is a member of the Geneva Association. He is also an active contributor in the Hong Kong financial and insurance industry. He is a member of the Hong Kong Academy of Finance and an Honorary Secretary of the Insurance Complaints Bureau. He was a member of the Insurance Advisory Committee to the Financial Secretary from 2002 to 2008 and a member of the Independent Insurance Authority’s Industry Advisory Committees from 2016 to 2018. Mr. Hahn is a qualified lawyer.


Chen Kaihong (Cathy Chen)

Executive Director

Ms. Chen Kaihong serves as Chief Financial Officer and is a key person in control of finance function of Peak Re, overseeing the Company’s financial and operational management. She has also been an Executive Director of Peak Re since July 2018. Ms. Chen has more than 18 years of accounting and financial experience in both the insurance and reinsurance industries and has a deep understanding of the related regulations. Prior to joining Peak Re, she was the Chief Representative of Lloyd’s Beijing. Before that, she was the Chief Financial Officer of Swiss Re’s China operations. Ms. Chen is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA).


Wang Qunbin

Non-Executive Director

Mr. Wang Qunbin is a Non-Executive Director and Board Committee member of Peak Re. He is one of the founders of Fosun and is appointed as the Co-Chairman of Fosun International in February 2020. Mr. Wang was a Director of Yuyuan and Henan Lingrui Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., and a non-executive director of Fosun Pharma and Sinopharm. Mr. Wang was recognised at the Asia Pacific Outstanding  Entrepreneur Awards by Enterprise Asia and was named Best Asian Corporate Director at the Asian Excellence Recognition Awards 2014 by Corporate Governance Asia.


Andrew Zeissink

Non-Executive Director

Mr. Andrew Zeissink has over 25 years’ of Financial Institutions Group (“FIG”) experience mostly in investment banking in Asia and has broad FIG involvement across insurance, banks, asset management, and securities clients. He joined Fosun in August 2019 and is currently the Senior Assistant President of Fosun and Executive President of Fosun Insurance. Prior to joining Fosun, he worked at HSBC for around 19 years where he last served as Vice Chairman of Global Banking and Chairman of FIG Advisory Asia Pacific (Hong Kong). Before that, he worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers for 10 years as chartered accountant and financial advisory role.

Mr. Zeissink holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Monash University. He is also a Chartered Accountant in Australia.


Monish Kant Dutt

Independent Non-Executive Director

Mr. Monish Kant Dutt is an Independent Non-Executive Director of Peak Re. He is a seasoned investment professional and consultant on emerging markets and serves as a director on four other boards in the Caribbean and the USA. Mr. Dutt spent 25 years with the International Finance Corporation (IFC), where he last served as Chief Credit Officer for Global Financial Institutions and Private Equity Funds until 2011. He is also a chartered accountant accredited as a Fellow by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.


Stephen Bernard Roder

Independent Non-Executive Director

Mr. Stephen Bernard Roder was one of the co-founders of Peak Re prior to joining Manulife Financial Corporation as Group Chief Financial Officer. He was appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director of Peak Re in May 2018. Mr. Roder has over 20 years of experience in dealing with global companies working across markets in Asia, covering strategy, regulatory matters, finance, capital markets and transactions. He is also a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and a Fellow of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants.


Ouyang Hui

Independent Non-Executive Director

Mr. Ouyang Hui is the Dean’s Distinguished Chair Professor of Finance and an associate dean at the Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB). Before joining CKGSB, he served as a managing director at UBS, where he headed Quantitative Solutions/Algo Strategies for Asia Pacific. Mr. Ouyang holds a Ph.D. in finance from U.C. Berkeley and a Ph.D. in chemical physics from Tulane University. He received his post-doctoral training in chemical physics from the California Institute of Technology, where he worked under Nobel Laureate Rudy Marcus.